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'Part-time' tired tool of the future

Employees are asking for it, organisations are formalising it, and there are clear business benefits for the part-time professional…

NZ nears top of world aged worker index

New research shows New Zealanders stay in paid work longer than almost any other developed country.

Jobseekers need to address trust issues

Brien Keegan says the best way to get past gatekeepers can be as simple as building up a trusted relationship first.

Job market confidence low

New Zealanders grew more downcast about the state of the labour market in the second quarter, with a softer outlook for…

US visa glitch hits young Kiwis heading to work
US visa glitch hits young Kiwis heading to work

A US State Department computer glitch, which delayed passports and visas being issued around its global embassies, has blocked…

Editorial: Adams' safety reform sends bold message
Editorial: Adams' safety reform sends bold message

Justice Minister Amy Adams declared she wanted the crime of corporate manslaughter to be added to the workplace health and…

Chef awarded $32k in unpaid wages
Chef awarded $32k in unpaid wages

A chef in a South Island tourist hot spot worked for around 60 hours per week and received about $1800 per month, some $660…

Teen waitress paid less than $2 an hour
Teen waitress paid less than $2 an hour

A teenage girl who earned less than $2 an hour for waitressing because she was deemed to be a volunteer has won a ruling…

Employment

Women flock to farm careers
Women flock to farm careers

Lincoln University in Canterbury is known for its stubby-wearing students and land-based prospectus…

The 'employee' label would end Uber as we know it

The California Labor commissioner has ruled that Uber drivers are employees, not contractors.

Daycare bugs cost mum job chance

An Auckland mother was told that having her kids in daycare could affect her job prospects because she would need too many…

Former NZ head loses JPMorgan job appeal

The former New Zealand boss of JPMorgan Chase will need to bring any claim against the bank in the District or High Court…

NZ an attractive destination for immigrants
NZ an attractive destination for immigrants

A stronger US dollar makes New Zealand a more attractive destination for immigrants, a survey has found…

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